Social Informatics

Social Informatics

Technological innovation, computerization, and electronic information are associated with dilemmas, value conflicts, and choices surrounding the scholarly, personal, and professional use of information. This class addresses social relationships, technological utopianism, societal control, vulnerability of information systems, and ethical responsibilities.

Class Name Social Informatics
Host School Rutgers University
Class Identifier 17:610:581
Credit Value 3 Credit Hours
Faculty TBA
Course Tool (Online) eCollege
Class Description Technological innovation, computerization, and electronic information are associated with dilemmas, value conflicts, and choices surrounding the scholarly, personal, and professional use of information. This class addresses social relationships, technological utopianism, societal control, vulnerability of information systems, and ethical responsibilities.
Class Disclaimer None
Delivery Asynchronous
Start and End Date January 17th, 2017 - May 8th, 2017
Start and End Time
(if synchronous)
Days of Week
(of class meetings, if synchronous)
Last Add Day January 17th, 2017
Residency Start and End Date No Residency